One among six youngsters born to a cattle farmer and his spouse, Sofia was born and raised in Colombia. On the age of 17, she was scouted for her first TV industrial for Pepsi, which was an enormous hit all through Latin America.
A number of years later, Sofia moved to Bogota and began appearing and modeling with nice success. Quickly, Univision requested her if she would host a journey present based mostly in Miami.
As a younger, single mom on the time, Sofia instantly mentioned sure to the chance, seeing America as an escape from the rising menace of gang-related violence that was round her.
Nevertheless, whereas Sofia escaped, her brother Rafael was not as lucky.